Tropicana Express Hotel & Casino - Hotel in Laughlin, NV, at 2121 South Casino Drive
The Tropicana Express Hotel & Casino in Laughlin, NV, is commonly referred to as "Tropicana Laughlin". With 1,495 hotel rooms and suites, this railroad-themed Laughlin hotel features the 12-story Casino Tower (the east tower for adults 21 & older), and the 24-story Promenade Tower (the west tower). Of all the major hotels in Laughlin, the Tropicana Laughlin is the only one located on the west side of Casino Drive rather than on the east side (see our Laughlin map), but is still only steps away from the Laughlin Riverwalk and Colorado River.
Hotel Amenities at Tropicana Express Laughlin
- A fun, "train and railroad" theme; therefore, Tropicana "Express"
- Central location in Laughlin and convenient to the Laughlin Bullhead City airport
- Casino - 53,000 sq ft, lots of tournament action, and Grand Junction Premium Slot Lounge
- Restaurants - From buffet to gourmet, Tropicana Express has 6 restaurants
- Entertainment - Pavilion Theater, Caboose Lounge, Eclipse Bar
- Heated Pool & Spa - Open year-round, spa is for adults only, poolside cabanas
- Convenient covered parking and plenty of it
- Meeting & Banquet Space - for your Laughlin meeting or reception
- No Resort Fees
Hotel Rooms at Tropicana Express Laughlin
Classic Hotel Rooms
The Classic hotel rooms at the Tropicana in Laughlin are located on the first 6 floors of the 24-story Promenade Tower. The rooms come with either one king bed or two queen beds. The décor in the Classic room is of the original Victorian theme of dark woods and deep hues. Data ports are available should you need high-speed internet access. An iron and ironing board are provided. It's a nice room at a "Laughlin deal" price.
Resort Hotel Rooms
The Resort hotel rooms have a view of the mountains and have been refurbished beautifully and tastefully. These hotel rooms feature luxurious pillow-top mattresses and come with one king bed or two queen beds. The beds are triple-sheeted with soft, 300 thread-count sheets and extra pillows are provided. The carpet and walls are in warm, neutral colors and the plantation shutters add a special touch. The Resort rooms feature modern furniture, 27" flat-screen TV, pay-per-view movies, an upscale bathroom with granite counter tops, complimentary toiletries and a hair dryer. An iron and ironing board is provided upon your request. You're sure to love the look and comfort of these new and pretty rooms at Tropicana Laughlin.
Casino at Tropicana Laughlin
Because Tropicana Laughlin is part of the Tropicana family of casinos, you get the "Trop Advantage" immediately upon joining. Getting the Trop Advantage card is free and you can earn lots of different rewards. The River Palms in Laughlin is also part of the Tropicana family. The Tropicana Laughlin casino is 53,000 sq ft and features the convenient ticket-in, ticket-out machines. There's a large selection of new slot machines and you can play denominations from one penny to ten dollars. You'll find all the most popular table games at the Tropicana Express Laughlin casino as well as live Sports Book action. If you are a VIP player, head for the exclusive Grand Junction Premium Slot Lounge and Bar.
Restaurants at Tropicana Laughlin
The Steakhouse at Tropicana Express Laughlin was voted "Best Steakhouse in Laughlin" for twelve consecutive years. I'd say that confirms their reputation for having perfectly-aged, tender steaks. Seafood is also on the menu along with an extensive wine list. For a special dinner, head for The Steakhouse at the Tropicana Laughlin hotel to enjoy a great steak at one of Laughlin's best restaurants. Closed Mon - Tue.
Carnegie's Dining Car
Carnegie's Dining Car is the 24-hour café at the Tropicana Laughlin hotel. Start your day in Laughlin with a hearty breakfast at Carnegie's or Build Your Own Burger at lunchtime. Looking for a quick, but yet delicious dinner before a night out on the town in Laughlin? There's juicy New York steak and prime rib on the menu, just for starters. Or maybe you like to end your night out with a bite, you can do that too!
Passaggio Italian Gardens
Passaggio Italian Gardens at the Tropicana Laughlin hotel is a casual Italian restaurant like a neighborhood trattoria. Some of the specialties are 3-cheese lasagna, thin-crust pizza and freshly-baked breadsticks. Closed Wed - Thu.
Taqueria del Rio
Taqueria del Rio at the Tropicana Express features the Giant Burrito Grande that is a 12" flour tortilla stuffed with all the good stuff! There are other delicious entrees too, and they all come with the Chips & Salsa Bar. This is a great place to have a margarita and enjoy good food but this Laughlin restaurant will make your order "to go" if you like. Closed Mon - Thu.
There are always so many choices of buffets in Laughlin! It amazes me how all of them come-up with different specialties to feature. The Tropicana Express' Roundhouse Buffet features a Bloody Mary Bar, carved New York steak and a live Dixieland band for Sunday Brunch. And they serve their Champagne Brunch on Saturday, not Sunday, so there's a good option to kick-off your Saturday in Laughlin. On Friday and Saturday nights, you can feast on crab legs and prime rib. The regular breakfast buffet is served Mon - Fri, and the regular dinner buffet is served Sun - Thu.
Under the Stairs Café
When you want a quick and tasty snack, head for Under the Stairs. They have hot dogs, sandwiches, nachos, popcorn, salads and more.
Pool in Town Square at Tropicana Laughlin
The swimming pool at the train and railroad-themed Tropicana Laughlin hotel is in the shape of a locomotive and the "wheel" of the locomotive is the spa tub! The spa tub is for adults only, and the pool has adults-only hours 7 - 10 a.m. and 9 - 11 p.m. You know the beautiful Laughlin weather is all about the abundant sunshine so poolside cabanas are available for a welcome retreat. The cabanas are furnished with a refrigerator and a fan. If you feel like "putzing around", there's a practice putting green at Town Square.
Laughlin Entertainment at Tropicana Express Laughlin
FREE Nightly Entertainment in Laughlin at the Tropicana Express Caboose Lounge. Pat O'Brien is known in the Laughlin entertainment circle as the "one-man Irish band". His talent is diverse, singing classics, blues, country, rock 'n roll, Sinatra and more.
Pavilion Amphitheater at Tropicana Laughlin
Check the schedule of upcoming headliners often if you want to plan your Laughlin trip around a great concert in the great outdoors.
You can watch your sports on the big-screens, or watch the ever-changing Nevada sky from under the canopy. Enjoy an out-of-this-world cocktail while you play your favorite slot and video poker games.
Sightseeing and Water Activities in the Laughlin Area
It's a beautiful area with so much to see and do. You can look at all the sights along the Colorado River or you can board a jet ski and ride the Colorado River! It's all about the river in Laughlin. You can stroll along the river on the Laughlin Riverwalk. You can take a fishing excursion up the river to Topock Gorge. You can go casino-hopping on the river water taxi. You can take a paddlewheel riverboat cruise to Davis Dam. You can paddle yourself around Black Canyon in a kayak. Lake Mojave is only 9 miles from Laughlin and you can water ski or fish or cruise on a party boat. You'll find plenty of information and rental options at convenient concierge desks all over Laughlin. If you'd like to take a scenic drive in the Laughlin area, it's a short distance to Big Bend, a Nevada state park with great views of the Colorado River and lots of recreational activities available. Also near Laughlin are Christmas Tree Pass, Grapevine Canyon and Spirit Mountain.
Please note: Checkin is at 3 p.m. with checkout at 11 a.m. Minimum age to register and check in is 21. A deposit and valid photo ID will be required. No cash deposits. Prices shown do not include any applicable hotel service fees, charges for optional incidentals or regulatory surcharges. These fees, if applicable, will be accessed by the hotel and paid directly to the hotel upon checkout.